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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Aug 29, 2014 05:58 AM CDT
6:00 a.m. CME Globex:

December corn 1 cent lower, November soybeans 3 cents higher, and December Chicago wheat 4 cents higher.

CME Globex Recap:

The wheat market continues to rally, despite another round of buying in the U.S. dollar index overnight. Increased tension in Ukraine has traders buying into the market ahead of the three-day holiday weekend. Soybeans were also higher on possible commercial buying interest, while corn contracts were unchanged to fractionally lower. Outside commodities were also mostly higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS:

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 42.44 points lower Thursday at 17,079.57. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were ...

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